(بلغ) balagha – Arabic Word A Day


(بلغ) balagha – verb

Meanings

To reach
to obtain a status; to reach puberty

Examples

balagha ‘l-saylu ‘l-zuba_
(بلغ السيل الزبى);
The flood waters have reached the [edge of ] the lion trap.
balagha al-sikki_nu ‘l-aZma
(بلغ السكين العظم);
The knife struck bone.
balagha ‘l-waladu
(بلغ الولد);
The boy reached puberty.

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